Items Tagged ‘Chantix’

May 8, 2018

Smoking and Cancer: Understand the Risk and What You Can Do to Control It

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CancerConnect News: Smoking tobacco cigarettes is responsible for drastically increasing the risk of the developing lung cancer— the number-one cause of cancer-related deaths in the U.S—as well as several other types of cancer (not to mention additional diseases).[1] Tobacco use, primarily from cigarettes, is considered the single most preventable cause of death in this country. […]

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Tags: Chantix, Lung Cancer, News, quitting smoking, second hand smoke, smoking


August 19, 2015

Smoking Cessation Drug Not Boosting Number of Smokers Who Quit

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The introduction of a new prescription smoking-cessation aid, varenicline, in 2006 has had no significant impact on the rate at which Americans age 18 and older successfully quit smoking, according to a study led by researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. The findings, published online August 17 in Tobacco Control, suggest […]

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Tags: cessation aides, Chantix, General, Other News Topics (not Types of Cancer), quit smoking, tobacco control, varenicline